April 2022 - Saltford Parish Council

Residents are being asked to help the ecological emergency by recording the wildlife, plants, animals and insects they find locally as part of City Nature Challenge.

The challenge is an international event which encourages people to search for and document biodiversity in their local area. This year it takes place on the weekend of 29 April …

Read more Record the wildlife in your garden (and help the hedgehogs too!)

Saltford Parish Council Councillors Chris Warren (Chair), Phil Harding (Vice-Chair), Jon Godfrey and B&NES Council’s Saltford Ward Cllr Duncan Hounsell met with transport officials from the West of England Combined Authority (WECA) and B&NES Council on 22 April at the station site.

The meeting was an opportunity for SPC and B&NES Ward Councillors present to summarise …

Read more Reopening Saltford Station: Cllrs meet with WECA & B&NES Council at station site

At its April 2022 meeting, Saltford Parish Council resolved to raise awareness of the importance of protecting dark skies in Saltford and to encourage turning off of unnecessary artificial lights at night. This decision was made in line with its policy overview (copy below).

SPC specifically would like to encourage residents and businesses to support this …

Read more Protect dark skies in Saltford

Saltford Parish Council is delighted to announce a new phase of the ‘Saltford Wildflower Project: All You Seed is Love’ initiative. SPC is giving free Beebombs (wildflower seedballs in sheltering clay packed with thousands of native seeds) to residents to plant in public spaces in the village.

The aim of the project is to support …

Read more New phase of ‘Saltford Wildflower Project: All You Seed is Love’ initiative

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